Visitor Information | Destination Wollongong


Whether you are visiting Wollongong or heading south and need advice on where to eat, play or stay, drop into the Southern Gateway Centre perfectly perched atop the Illawarra escarpment with stunning 180 degree ocean views, and have a chat with one of our friendly specialists.

Our Level 1 accredited Visitor Information Centre team can book your accommodation or tour, whilst you browse our souvenirs, gifts & Visitor Guides.

You can also enjoy a coffee or meal at the adjoining Restaurant Altitude1148 or indulge in delicious Gelato @ Gelato Emporium

The Wollongong Visitor Centre has undergone a transformation and is now the site of the Dharawal Country Experience. Herein lies a 9-screen video array, which presents a collection of bespoke videos that meticulously delve into the history, culture, and significance of Dharawal Country. These videos include specially commissioned pieces featuring Dharawal Elders as they share captivating stories of Dharawal Country’s land and sea.

Located within the Southern Gateway Centre, Princes Motorway (M1) heading south from Sydney.

Business hours

Mon – Fri 9am – 4.30pm

Sat, Sun & Public Holidays 10am – 3pm

Closed Christmas Day

Free parking and WiFi available